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The CyberWire Hacking Humans Podcast Episode 105: Because they deserve the money!

Listen to Aviv Grafi speak with Dave Bittner on the The CyberWire Hacking Humans podcast. They discuss a novel and sophisticated phishing campaign, cleverly disguised to appear to be from FedEx, UPS, and DHL. The attack delivers a Dridex trojan through macro-obfuscated Excel attachments with multiple payload delivery points. Listen to the episode here.
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HelpNet Security: Business efficiency metrics are more important than detection metrics

With cyberattacks on the rise, today’s security professionals are relying primarily on detection metrics – both key performance indicators (KPIs) and key risk indicators (KRIs) – as the primary means to measure the success of their security programs. However, focusing on detection metrics alone is not enough to fully optimize organizational productivity and security over...
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CyberScoop: Email scam aims to drop Dridex on machines by impersonating FedEx, UPS

CyberScoop has featured Votiro’s research into a sophisticated phishing campaign that impersonated FedEx, UPS, and DHL and evaded antivirus detection in order to deliver Dridex malware payloads to machines. “It was really smart,” Richard Hosgood, North American Director of Engineering at Votiro said. “They modified the code just slightly to avoid being recognized as a...
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Votiro Included in IBM SecurityIntelligence Newsletter

Votiro has been mentioned in IBM’s Security Intelligence weekly roundup. Last week, we shared details of a highly sophisticated Dridex phishing campaign that impersonated FedEx, UPS, and DHL. Read the Security Intelligence roundup here.
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Securiosity: Is there a different way to battle phishing emails?

What if there was a world where employees didn’t have to think about phishing emails at all? CyberScoop Editor-in-Chief Greg Otto talks with Votiro CEO Aviv Grafi on the user experience of cybersecurity products and the way Votiro is making email content safe to click on — no matter what. Listen to the Securiosity podcast:...
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Last Watchdog: Why COVID-19 ‘digital distancing’ is every bit as vital as ‘social distancing’

Votiro CEO Aviv Grafi provides insight on coronavirus-themed phishing campaigns that trick users into downloading Hawkeye keystroke logging malware from RTF email attachments. Read more in this Security Boulevard article by Byron Acohido of LastWatchdog.com.
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Cybersecurity during the pandemic: Try these security solutions for free!

Votiro for Email has been included in Help Net Security’s roundup of free cybersecurity solutions during the pandemic. Disarmer for Email sanitizes incoming email attachments and files (including the email file itself), protecting from known and unknown threats through our patented Content Disarm & Reconstruction technology. Votiro Disarmer for Email is available for free for...
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Votiro Receives Industry Recognition for Content Disarm and Reconstruction Technology

‘File Disarmer’ supports the safe and free use of data, with full protection against unknown threats TEL AVIV, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Votiro, a global leader in content disarm and reconstruction (CDR) technology, today announced their receipt of two awards, attesting to the company’s proven ability to proactively defend against file-borne malware. Votiro was named Best CDR Provider by the...
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SHARED INTEL: Bogus Coronavirus email alerts underscore risk posed by weaponized email

It comes as no surprise that top cyber crime rings immediately pounced on the Coronavirus outbreak to spread a potent strain of malware via malicious email and web links. IBM X-Force researchers shared details about how emails aimed at Japanese-speaking individuals have been widely dispersed purporting to share advice on infection-prevention measures for the disease. One of the...
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